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An update on the “abducted baby” story we told you about first yesterday. Police have arrested 32-year-old Hung Vi Ong after his girlfriend alleged that he beat her and abducted their 5-month-old daughter. Vi Ong was convinced to hand over the child and turn himself in. The baby is safe and back with her mother. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials placed Vi Ong on a detainer because they believe he may be eligible for deportation.
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Donations and volunteers are already pouring into Oklahoma to help victims of Monday‘s tornado. Purdue University Disaster Communications Specialist Steve Cain says many Hoosiers want to help and he says the best way to do that is to give a donation to a reputable charity. Cain says victims need help now, but he says to [...]22.05.13
A local member of the American Red Cross is helping in the tornado recovery effort Oklahoma City. Staff Relations Manager Barb Cross says she‘s among numerous Red Cross staffers nationwide on the ground and assessing the needs. Cross says she always feels personally blessed to be able to help those who are in trouble.22.05.13
The Delaware County commissioners this week have come out in support of the proposed Mounds Lake Reservoir project. Commissioner James King, who is also police chief of the town of Daleville says that his priority would be determining whether the project would have a positive impact on his town. King joined commissioners Larry Bledsoe and [...]